From Farm to Table – Strengthening a Movement

Third generation farmer Lewis Dozier believes “it is the first responsibility of the farmer to feed the village.” Feast DownEast is a growing local effort to connect those farmers with consumers in the region. The owner of Dozier Grains and Produce, located in Brunswick County, says it is “win-win” for Southeastern North Carolina.UNCW hosts an […]

Operating A Business Incubator – Seven Ingredients for Success

A business incubator cannot simply be another rental property. The Canastota Business Center incubator went from mediocrity to success in a couple of years. At the start, it was questionable as to whether the incubator could support itself without subsidies. Three years later, the facility had undergone $30,000 of improvements, had a list of people […]

Benchmark your Business Incubator’s Practices

Several business incubators environmental impact reduction programs are discussed and useful links are given. Do you want a green facility? This incubator’s construction (main facility, if more than one) is based on an energy-efficient design. Do you want to save money and reduce environmental impacts? This incubator has identified facility investments and process changes that […]